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After the Phillips Hall Post Office closes Thursday, 8/19 at 4:30, all remaining summer hold mail that has not been picked up will be taken to the Mail Center for processing.

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Join Jason Hamilton on a guided walk through the hiking trails behind the Terraces! These trails have been newly marked by Jason and his students. Be one of the first to explore and enjoy the trails this academic year!

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Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 08/17/2010 

Quoted in the media: faculty members Michael McCall and Donald Beachler. For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media page at the Office of Media Relations:

IC in the Media 

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The Office of State Grants (HEOP and CSTEP programs) is in the process of moving from the Towers Concourse to the Administrative Annex this week.

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Windows XP instructor stations in eClassrooms work a little bit differently for the 2010-2011 academic year.

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In response to requests by faculty for a statement regarding services for students with disabilities, here is a concise insert for inclusion in course syllabi.

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New staff members join OSEMA

Contributed by Michele Lenhart on 08/16/2010 

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is pleased to introduce the college community to our newest staff members.

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The Park School of Communications will be closed from noon-5pm on Friday, August 20 for an All-School retreat.  The school will resume normal business hours on Monday, August 23.  

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Thank you.


The offices of the Division of Graduate and Professional Studies will be closed all day on Tuesday August 17 for a staff retreat.  

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ITS is pleased to announce that introductory Blackboard training sessions are available to help instructors prepare their courses for the upcoming semester. Blackboard is Ithaca College's central course management system.

To register for Blackboard training, follow the link below and choose one of the dates listed. All training sessions will take place in the Technology Learning Center, located in room 101 Friends Hall.

Blackboard Introduction Summer 2010 Training Schedule

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The Student Employment Office will be offering 3 more Student Supervisor Training and Information sessions this week.

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This is a reminder about the Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) for faculty and staff. This program provides an opportunity for faculty and staff to work at home with Microsoft products purchased at a very low cost.

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I know that some of our incoming students have just had a difficult start to their college experience this weekend, following the false report of a crime on campus. In the spirit of reaffirming the positive strength and spirit of the Ithaca College community, I would like to invite all students, staff and faculty to attend a free ice cream social this evening, Sunday, August 15.

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Contributed by Danielle Giserman on 08/14/2010 


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 Ithaca College will be hosting a Dance Marathon to help raise funds and awareness for Camp Good Days and Special Times in February of 2011. This wonderful event will be held in the fitness center from 9pm February 12 through 9am February 13,2011.

The event will help Camp Good Days continue to reach out and help children living with serious medical issues (cancer, sickle cell anemia,hiv/aids) and those children impacted by these diseases come together for a residential camping experience over the summer months. Camp Good Days also serves adults living with cancer. Camp Good Days is a non-for profit agency that  has served thousands of children for New York State for 30 years!

Coordinator Jessie Kanowitz (LRS Student) and Instructor Joanie Groome (LRS, Health Promotion) are looking for individuals interested in joining the "Dance Marathon Development Committee". We will be meeting the first week in September to get the ball rolling!

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 Will Crisp is Moving On

Contributed by Terry Ruger on 08/13/2010 

 We wish to share that after 14 years of outstanding and dedicated service Will Crisp is moving on to a new career. Over the next year Will is enrolled in a three semester program at Mohawk Valley Community College to obtain an Airframe and Powerplant certification as he pursues a new career working on helicopters.

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Fitness Center-End of summer hours

Contributed by Kathy Farley on 08/13/2010 

Please note changes in the Fitness Center hours beginning Saturday, August 14th

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Indoor Pool Closed

Contributed by Kathy Farley on 08/13/2010 

Due to high chlorine levels, the Indoor Pool will be closed until further notice.

Come to the Center for Educational Technology in Job 102 for coffee, tea, and cookies and to work on your Blackboard course site.  Staff will be available to answer any questions about Blackboard or other course technologies.

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We are excited to announce that on Monday, August 16, 2010 we are initiating a new maintenance software program called Maintenance Direct.

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